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AdventHealth Genetic Counselor Uncertified Genomics and Personalized Health Orlando FT Days in Orlando, Florida

Description

Genetic Counselor Uncertified AdventHealth Orlando Genomics and Personalized Health

Location Address: 601 East Rollins Street Suite 125 Orlando, FL 32803

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Medical Group

  • Faith based & mission driven organization

  • Central Florida’s premier multi-specialty medical group

  • Comprehensive Employee Benefits such as Educational Reimbursement

  • CREATION Health employee wellness and lifestyle programs

  • Positive working climate to support a work life balance

Work Hours/Shift: Mon-Thurs 8am-5pm; Friday 8am-12pm

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Provides diagnosis, assessment and counseling to adult and/or pediatric patients.

  • Collect and analyze family pedigree and patient histories regarding potential genetic diseases

  • Perform genetic risk calculations and educate families about potential health risks

  • Provide patients and their families with genetic testing and interpret the results

  • Develop, plan and implement evidenced-base strategies that increase the quality of care for pediatric and adult patients and ensure compliance with all regulatory guidelines.

  • Support and assist with data collection for process and quality improvement

  • Ensure the Administrator, Medical Geneticist and Medical Director are informed of pertinent topics and seek assistance and direction when confronted with unfamiliar procedures and techniques to ensure delivery of safe and effective patient care

  • Coordinate with the Nurse Navigator regarding patient education and additional healthcare needs.

  • Serve as an ongoing resource for patients and families; collaborate with other providers regarding attendance to the needs of the patients; assess patient learning style and health literacy to provide effective education

  • Track and monitor program progress/activity

  • Pursue funding sources for underserved patients

  • Develop working relationships to maximize program’s effectiveness and facilitate problem resolution across departmental, campus and physician/provider line.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in a supportive manner to patients, family, staff and physicians in a timely manner

  • Ability to observe, assess, guide, and evaluate others

  • Ability to collect data, interpret findings, set priorities and carry out established plans

  • Flexibility in prioritization; critical thinking/problem solving skills

  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and in a group setting

  • Computer skills such as Microsoft Work, Access, Excel and Outlook

Job Summary:

Provide genetic counseling for individuals/families at risk. Develop Genomics Program, including clinical and operational goals, in collaboration with Physician Medical Director, geneticists, and other genetic counselors. Identify and engage the team of core specialists who will be working with the Center of Genomics Program. Monitor program quality on an ongoing basis and support all components of program marketing. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Physician Services

Organization: AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AHMG Orlando

Req ID: 21038647

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.